To submit an arbitration to FedArb Rule 3.01 defines the requirements (below). FedArb forms for Demand for Arbitration and Answer to Demand for Arbitration are below.
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Rule 3.01 – Submitting a Claim
A party or parties may initiate an arbitration by submitting to FedArb a Notice of Arbitration which shall include the following:
(a) the full names, descriptions, and addresses of the parties and their representatives, including telephone numbers and email addresses;
(b) a brief description of the facts giving rise to the dispute;
(c) the relief sought;
(d) a request that the dispute be administered by FedArb;
(e) identification of the agreement pursuant to which arbitration is demanded, with a copy of the relevant portions of such agreement attached to each copy of the Notice of Arbitration;
(f) a statement of Claimant’s position as to the place of arbitration and the applicable law and the reasons therefore;
(g) a request for either a single arbitrator or a panel of three arbitrators;
(h) the fee for initiating the arbitration specified in the FedArb fee schedule in effect at the time of the filing; and
(i) such other relevant information as the party or parties giving notice deem necessary.
Materials should be submitted by email to email@example.com. The filing party or parties should call FedArb at 650-328-9500 to confirm receipt of materials.